Tags Tags

Swiss

News and updates about Swiss

Jewish artist asks controversial Swiss museum to remove her work

Jewish artist asks Swiss museum housing Nazi arms dealer's collection to remove her work

Painter and sculptor Miriam Cahn denounces Zurich museum for "whitewashing" Nazi links of a large permanent collection of paintings.

Swiss Jewish community slams Swiss Press Council’s pro-BDS take

Swiss Jewish community slams Swiss Press Council’s pro-BDS stance

Swiss Jewish Federation outraged after country's press council rules against magazine that printed article linking BDS to anti-Semitism.

Swiss government adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Swiss government adopts IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Country's government reiterates that it "firmly and unequivocally opposes any form of anti-Semitism."

Swiss diplomat in Tehran dies after falling from high rise

Principal Secretary of Swiss Embassy in Tehran dies after falling from high rise

The senior secretary at the Swiss Embassy in Tehran was found dead after an apparent fall from her high rise apartment on Tuesday.

Lufthansa to offer routes from Israel to Japan, Alaska

Lufthansa to offer routes from Israel to Japan, Alaska

Lufthansa subsidiary to offer flights to Osaka, Japan, and five flights a week to Washington - all with stopovers in Switzerland.

Swiss Islamist accused by three women of sexual assault

Swiss Islamist accused by three women of sexual assault

Supporters of Islamic studies professor and terror apologist claim accusations part of 'international Zionist plot.'

Swiss court: No impediment to forcible deportation

Swiss court: No impediment to forcible deportation

Swiss Federal court rules that no visible danger exists in returning immigrant to Eritrea, orders her deportation.

Swiss parliament votes to end funding of anti-Semitic NGOs

Swiss parliament votes to end funding of anti-Semitic NGOs

Legislation to end funding for NGOs that are vehicles for incitement and anti-Semitism passes final vote in upper house of Swiss parliament.

Former Jewish Owners Demand Return of Monet Masterpiece

Jewish Owners Demand Return of Monet Masterpiece

Grandson of wealthy Jewish businessman is demanding that Swiss foundation return Monet masterpiece his family was forced to sell during WWII